After Life (Wandâfuru raifu) 15

BUY TICKETS 8pm Monday 2 September  *followed by a hosted discussion

DIRECTOR Hirokazu Kore-eda
CAST Arata Iura, Erika Oda, Susumu Terajima, Takashi Naitô

Brilliant Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda creates a stunning ode to the enduring properties of memories and sensations.


Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) 15🌈

BUY TICKETS 7.30pm Friday 6 September
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BUY TICKETS 8pm Monday 30 September 

DIRECTOR Pedro Almodóvar
CAST Antonia Banderas, Penélope Cruz, Asier Etxeandia, Leonardo Sbaraglia

We are thrilled to launch our festival with Pedro Almodóvar’s best film in years, a semi-autobiographical story about ageing film director Salvador (Antonio Banderas).


Photograph 15

BUY TICKETS 8pm Monday 23 September

DIRECTOR Ritesh Batra
CAST Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sanya Malhotra, Sachin Khedekar, Denzil Smith

Two strangers’ lives are changed forever by one photograph in this charming romantic tale from director Ritesh Batra (The Lunchbox), beautifully shot on the streets of Mumbai.


Transit 15

BUY TICKETS 8pm Monday 14 October

DIRECTOR Christian Petzold
CAST Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese, Lilien Batman

This intelligent and poised refugee drama follows a German refugee trying to escape Marseilles by assuming a dead writer’s identity.


Downton Abbey 15

BUY TICKETS 5pm Saturday 26 October *subtitled for the hard of hearing*

DIRECTOR Michael Engler
CAST Maggie Smith, Hugh Bonneville, Michelle Dockery, Matthew Goode

Downton is preparing for an important royal visit in this much-anticipated big screen version of the hugely popular TV series.


Rojo 15

BUY TICKETS 8pm Monday 28 October

DIRECTOR Benjamin Naishtat
CAST Darío Grandinetti, Andrea Frigerio, Diego Cremonesi, Alfredo Castro

A subtle and stylish thriller set in 1970s Argentina which examines deceptive appearances and fatal disappearances.